Cannabis Users Have Reduced Risk For Metabolic Syndrome

Cannabis Users Have Reduced Risk For Metabolic Syndrome Metabolic syndrome, also known as syndrome X, refers to a group of metabolic risk factors that are present in a single person. Metabolic risk factors are hypertension/high blood pressure, insulin resistance, increased risk for blood clotting, and cholesterol abnormalities. Metabolic syndrome usually…

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Guns or marijuana? Firearm-owning cannabis users facing a choice

Published: Jan 15, 2018, 12:31 am • Updated: Jan 15, 2018, 12:31 am By Mark Scolforo, The Associated Press HARRISBURG, Pa. — The federal government says grass and guns don’t mix, and that is putting gun owners who use marijuana — and the strongly pro-gun-rights administration of President Donald Trump…

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Hawaii reviewing policy banning guns for medical marijuana users

Published: Dec 4, 2017, 10:10 am • Updated: Dec 4, 2017, 10:10 am By The Associated Press HONOLULU — The Honolulu Police Department is reviewing a policy requiring medical marijuana users to turn over their firearms, police officials say. The department sent letters to at least 30 gun owners last…

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Second judge agrees Denver can’t ban drug users from parks without hearing

Published: Oct 27, 2017, 10:25 am • Updated: Oct 27, 2017, 10:25 am By Tom McGhee, The Denver Post A second judge ruled this week that the Denver Parks and Recreation’s temporary ban of drug users from parks violates the right to due process. District Court Judge William D. Robbins…

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Shocker! New Study Finds That Cannabis Users Are Happier And More Successful

Shocker! New Study Finds That Cannabis Users Are Happier And More Successful The days of the typical lazy, couch-locked, dumb, and unproductive stereotypes are quickly fading away.   New research from BDS Analytics certainly proves this. The study, the first of its kind, analyzed cannabis consumers as well as abstainers,…

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Secret Service realizes it’s losing too many applicants by banning habitual weed users

Published: Jun 6, 2017, 1:17 pm • Updated: Jun 6, 2017, 1:18 pm By James McClure, Civilized Former cannabis users won’t have as tough of a time applying for the Secret Service. Last week, CNN reported that the agency tasked with protecting the president’s life is hoping to grow their…

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